Tellin

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Tellin
Municipality
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Coat of arms of Tellin
Coat of arms
Tellin is located in Belgium
Tellin
Tellin
Location in Belgium
Location of Tellin in Luxembourg province
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Coordinates: 50°4.9′N 05°13.1′E / 50.0817°N 5.2183°E / 50.0817; 5.2183Coordinates: 50°4.9′N 05°13.1′E / 50.0817°N 5.2183°E / 50.0817; 5.2183
CountryBelgium
CommunityFrench Community
RegionWallonia
ProvinceLuxembourg
ArrondissementNeufchâteau
Government
 • MayorFrançoise Boeve
 • Governing party/iesVE, EDA
Area
 • Total56.64 km2 (21.87 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2017)[1]
 • Total2,471
 • Density44/km2 (110/sq mi)
Postal codes6927
Area codes084
Website(in French) www.tellin.be

Tellin is a Walloon municipality of Belgium located in the province of Luxembourg, in the Ardennes. On 1 January 2007 the municipality, which covers 56.64 km², had 2,386 inhabitants, giving a population density of 42.1 inhabitants per km².

The municipality consists of the following sub-municipalities: Tellin proper, Bure, Grupont, and Resteigne.

Sights[edit]

The Bell and Carillon Museum was housed in a former stagecoach inn, from 1992 to 2013. The museum showed the history of the foundry, manufacturing, professional secrets and the work of the bell-founders. In addition, there was a unique set of weather-vanes and clocks.

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External links[edit]

  • Media related to Tellin at Wikimedia Commons